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Minomushi-an (蓑虫庵) is the tea house that produced by Haiku Master Basho. It is located in Iga, Prefecture. Minomushi-an is one of 5 Basho Tea Houses. It is only remaining Basho Tea House. In 1688, Basho stayed this house and named this house Minomushi. The house was constructed by Hattori. Because of its historical value, it is registered as the national historic sites and scenery.

Tourist Info.
There is parking and restroom.
Admission: 300yen for adult, 100 for under high school.
Time: 08:30 to 17:00 (last entry 16:30)
Closed: From Dec. 29 to Jan. 3

0. at Uenoshi Station.
1. use Iga Line to Kayamachistation.
2. walk west (20 min.)

MLJ Online Shop

Map around Minomushi-an

Detailed Travel Guide

There are many memorial stones of Basho's Haiku.

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